Macon, GA – According to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, this unfortunate incident occurred right before 1 a.m. early Sunday morning.
It happened while the pedestrian was crossing the street on Shurling Drive at the intersection of Pinehill Drive.
It was reported that a female pedestrian pushing a shopping cart was struck by a vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle did return to the incident location.
No one else was injured.
The female victim, described as a black female, wearing all dark clothing, was pronounced deceased at the scene by Coroner Lonnie Miley.
The female has been identified as 82-year-old Janet Towels
This fatal collision is under investigation.
Anyone with information about the identity of the female is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500.